Studio portrait of 2791 Private William James Mason, 19th Battalion of Surry Hills, Sydney, NSW. A labourer prior to enlisting, he embarked from Sydney aboard the HMAT Euripides (A14) on 2 ...

Accession Number P08624.081
Collection type Photograph
Title Studio portrait of 2791 Private William James Mason, 19th Battalion of Surry Hills, Sydney, NSW. A labourer prior to enlisting, he embarked from Sydney aboard the HMAT Euripides (A14) on 2 ...
Object types Black & white - Photomechanical print
Maker Cumberland
Date made 1920
Copyright Copyright expired - public domain

Studio portrait of 2791 Private William James Mason, 19th Battalion of Surry Hills, Sydney, NSW. A labourer prior to enlisting, he embarked from Sydney aboard the HMAT Euripides (A14) on 2 November 1915. He was wounded in action at Pozieres, France and died of his wounds on 26 July 1916, aged 25. He is buried in the Warloy-Baillon Communal Cemetery Extension, France.